The UMA V2.0 specifications have exited their four-week"WG last call" period, and the Work Group has published an initial set of drafts of 17 April 2017 reflecting comments made during that period: UMA Core V2.0 revision 21 and OAuth 2.0 Resource Registration revision 08. Here is a detailed swimlane diagram that dynamically tracks the drafts, and a high-level swimlane diagram that briefly summarizes the UMA2 flow. The UMA Implementer's Guide is also growing. Expect more draft spec work and other information, such as release notes, soonWork Group is pleased to announce that it has published the UMA Version 2.0 Draft Recommendations, approved for their Public Comment and IPR Review period: UMA 2.0 Grant for OAuth 2.0 Authorization (UMA Grant rev 05) and Federated Authorization for UMA 2.0 (FedAuthz rev 05). To comment, please email your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "UMAWG COMMENT SUBMISSION". For details about this period, see the Kantara announcement.
Resources to understand more about UMA are available and growing. For example, especially if you're familiar with UMA V1, check out this detailed swimlane to get the broad strokes of what has changed. We're fleshing out the Release Notes, updating the UMA Implementer's Guide, and attending to similar tasks around the site. If you're interested to contribute help, we invite you to the review, testing, and finalization of the Kantara Recommendation versions of these specifications over the coming few weeks and months, it's not too latejoin the group! Fill out the Group Participation Agreement form to get going.
Click the image above to view the UMA Movie, which premiered at the 23rd Internet Identity Workshop in October 2016. If you're attending the Cloud Identity Summit, don't miss the UMA 2.0 talk on June 22 by editors Justin and Eve.